Dec. 17, 2012
BIG EAST Conference Weekly Release
CHICAGO -- DePaul senior guard Anna Martin was named the BIG EAST Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week it was announced by the league office on Monday.
Martin led the Blue Demons to wins over Milwaukee (94-83) and Northern Illinois (68-46) last week. The Lexington, Kentucky native scored a season-high 30 points in DePaul’s victory over the Panthers and added 15 against the Huskies.
For the week, Martin shot .586 (17-for-29) from the field and was 7-of-7 from the free throw line. The senior tallied four 3-pointers on the week, including three against Milwaukee. She also averaged four rebounds and 3.5 assist per game last week. Martin also added three steals while averaging a 1.8 assist-to-turnover ratio.
This is Martin’s second career Player of the Week honor, while she has been named to the conference’s honor roll ten times.
St. John’s Aliyyah Handford was named the league’s Freshman of the Week.
DePaul returns to the court at 7 p.m. on Tuesday at Loyola.